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Prospection and Partnership in Everyday Life

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Join PROPEL! Participate in our project! Make a difference! 


Couples & Everyday Collaboration: The PROPEL study is funded by the National Institutes of Health and approved by the Iowa State University Institutional Review Board. This study aims to understand how long-term romantic partners and spouses work alone and together to accomplish everyday tasks such as remembering appointments. 

Recruiting Iowa Couples Now!

PROPEL study recruiting couples:

  • Aged 45+
  • In current romantic relationship for 5 years or more
  • Living with current partner
  • Within 5 years of age of current partner
  • Proficient in English

If you are interested in joining this study, please email us at or call 515-294-2025.